Psych Meds . . .how to navigate this conversation

Medication does not “cure” mental illness, but it can help control symptoms and is most effective when combined with therapy. Talk to your provider and come prepared with answers and ready to discuss these questions. What medications have been tried What can they afford What are you willing to take What has not worked What side […]

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The Importance of Coalitions

I am at a clinic put on by SAJE https://www.facebook.com/strategicactions  Check them out! Here are some things I am learning: Don’t do the work twice. Find someone who shares your interest and push policy more effectively. The policy is important. A coalition can spread the word better and faster.  Get a good number of people at public […]

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Fail of the Foster Care System and Fame without Consent

This is Marilyn Monroe. Maybe you’ve heard of her or seen other pictures? She was a human being. She was born the same year as 91-year-old Hugh Hefner who died this week. She married at 16 years old to escape the foster care system. A few years later, while trying to break into modeling and […]

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How can I get a Veteran Designation on my Driver License?

This is how service members can identify themselves as such on their driver’s license and photo I.D.s. this can be especially helpful of you are seeking assistance designed for veterans because it takes official documentation to get this mark on your photo ID.

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